Dunmore – The following work is scheduled for this week throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Anyone wishing to sign up for PennDOT Travel Advisories can do so by subscribing  to PennDOT news in Lackawanna, Luzerne, Pike, Susquehanna, Wayne, and Wyoming counties at www.penndot.gov/District4  Follow/like PennDOT on Twitter at 511PANortheast and Facebook at Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT).

Please note all work depends on weather conditions.

Lackawanna County

On Monday, August 5 at approximately 7 AM, SR 3015 (Moosic Road) in Old Forge will be completely closed at the railroad crossing and will remain closed until Monday August 12.  The railroad company will be replacing the tracks, and while the road is closed, a contractor for PennDOT will pave the approaches to the railroad. 

Detours will be set up, and throughout the closure, motorists will have complete access to all businesses by following posted detours.

This work is separate from a larger paving project that will continue later this year, when a contractor is scheduled to pave an additional 2.4 miles of SR 3015 (Moosic Road) along with 1.3 miles of SR 1019 (Wayne Street) and ½ mile of SR 3024 (Main Street, Moosic).  Under that same contract SR 3019 (Lonesome Road) and SR 3017 (Bridge Street) were already paved.  

Short Term

SR 247-Moosic Lake Rd.-Jefferson Twp.-single lane -flagging-Manual Patching Operation-Monday 08/05/2019-Monday 08/05/2019-7:00 AM to 2 :00 PM

SR 2002-Wimmer's Rd.-Jefferson Twp.-slow moving operation -Mowing-Thursday 08/08/2019-Friday 08/09/2019-7:00 AM to 2 :00 PM

SR 2003-Cortez Rd.-Jefferson Twp.-slow moving operation -Mowing-Tues. 08/06/2019-Wednesday 08/07/2019-7:00 AM to 2 :00 PM

SR 2003-Cortez Rd.-Jefferson Twp.-single lane -flagging-Manual Patching Operation-Wednesday 08/07/2019-Thursday 08/08/2019-7:00 AM to 2 :00 PM

SR 2004-Resevour Rd.-Madison Twp.-single lane -flagging-Manual Patching Operation-Friday 08/09/2019-Friday 08/09/2019-7:00 AM to 2 :00 PM

SR 2006-Boulevard Ave.-Dickson City-single lane -flagging-Manual Patching Operation-Monday 08/05/2019-Tuesday 08/06/2019-7:00 AM to 2 :00 PM

SR 4002-Farnham Rd.-Benton Twp.-Road Closed with Detour-Culvert Repairs-Monday 08/05/2019-Friday 08/09/2019-7:00 AM to 2 :00 PM

Long Term

SR 307 Bridge over I-81 (Moosic St., Scranton)The project will resume on April 1, 2019 additional work will be needed and the project will now be completed by the fall of 2019.

SR 307 at Shady Lane, Rd, Lackawanna County, South Abington Township:  The proposed project consists of the precast concrete box culvert extension of an existing arch culvert (over Summit Lake Creek) with cast-in-place concrete collar, precast wingwalls and precast end section. Other work includes roadway/ shoulder improvements, guiderail, installation of rock lined swales, slope stability, utility relocation, rock scour protection, concrete arch structure repair, temporary traffic control, temporary traffic signals, excavation, drainage, landscaping, E & S control measures, pavement markings and temporary excavation.

The temporary traffic signal will be in place starting on April 9.  The project should be completed by October 2019.

SR 435 resurfacing project. The project starts at SR 380 and continue to Moscow.  The project will resurface a total of 18.26 miles.   The project started in May 2019 and should be completed October 2019.

SR 3022 Central Scranton Expressway, Scranton, PA.  Retaining wall repair, Safety improvements and paving work on the Central Scranton Expressway.  The project is excepted to be completed by fall of 2019.  Please be advised that there will new traffic patterns on the Central Scranton Expressway.  The inbound and outbound lanes are now on the opposite side of the expressway.